Saturday, 21 July, 2018

Topic: IAS

File photo of government buildings on Raisina Hill

Why I wrote a letter requesting punishment for IAS officers who file false complaints

We must find an administrative remedy, rather than a judicial one, to address the rising number of wrongful accusations in the bureaucracy.
Swami Agnivesh was allegedly assaulted by the Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha

A shocking attack on an Arya Samaji and why the military can’t be compared to IAS, IPS officers

A selection of the best news reports, analysis and opinions published by ThePrint in the last 24 hours.
Indian army

By no stretch of imagination can the military be compared to IAS and IPS officers

Army, Navy & Air Force have to climb out of their respective silos, cease empire building, and create a joint plan to address military angst
Rahul Gandhi

Rahul Gandhi writes to IAS officer Shah Faesal, says ‘troubling that govt is singling you out’

Congress president says show cause notice unbecoming of any government, lauds officer for raising issue.
Latest news on government | ThePrint

IAS officers see tremendous growth in two areas: Ignorance and arrogance

Most IAS officers end up as pen-pushers and cynics, with no faith in their contribution.
File photo of Narendra Modi, Sushma Swaraj, Rahul Gandhi and LK Advani at Parliament House on December 13, 2017 in New Delhi | Getty Images

Modi will win 2019 thanks to Rahul Gandhi, and rifle-hunting for the Indian Army

A selection of the best news reports, analysis and opinions published by ThePrint this week.
Tavor X95 bullpup is a rifle that has its magazine located behind the pistol grip

Indian Army’s latest hunt, and Pakistan’s liberal problem

A selection of the best news reports, analysis and opinions published by ThePrint in the last 24 hours.

Should an IAS officer be free to air views on social media or is it unbecoming behaviour?

A departmental inquiry has been initiated against Kashmir cadre IAS officer Shah Faesal for tweeting about rape culture in South Asia. Experts weigh in.
Prime minister Narendera Modi and RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav | Ashok Dutta/Hindustan Times via Getty Images

Why Modi and Lalu may be working together and why lateral entry is too radical an idea

A selection of the best news reports, analysis and opinions published by ThePrint in the last 24 hours.
Latest news on lateral entry | theprint.in

Hiring non-IAS officers as joint secretaries may be too radical a step for India

India’s bureaucracy is the last refuge of the talented generalist, a tradition inherited from Oxbridge but long since abandoned by the British.